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The Most Popular Reviews

     The complete review's variation on the traditional bestseller lists ranks the books under review -- and now also the author pages -- according to which reviews and author pages were the most popular during the past month.

     Here are the reviews and author pages that attracted the most interest in January, 2016.

January, 2016

- Reviews -

  1. The Dilemma of a Ghost, Ama Ata Aidoo
  2. El Filibusterismo, José Rizal
  3. The Gift of a Cow, Premchand
  4. The Three Mistakes of my Life, Chetan Bhagat
  5. Five Point Someone, Chetan Bhagat
  6. Decolonising the Mind, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o
  7. The Lady in the Van, Alan Bennett
  8. One night @ the call center, Chetan Bhagat
  9. Monsieur Ibrahim and the Flowers of the Koran, Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt
  10. Samskara, U.R.Ananthamurthy
  11. The White Tiger, Aravind Adiga
  12. Anowa, Ama Ata Aidoo
  13. Arcadia, Iain Pears
  14. In the Country of Men, Hisham Matar
  15. Closer, Patrick Marber

- Author Pages -
(previous ranking in parentheses)

  1. Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o (2)
  2. Patrick White (1)
  3. Murakami Haruki (4)
  4. Antonio Tabucchi (6)
  5. Naguib Mahfouz (9)


     A good start to the year at the complete review, traffic-wise.
     Only one new title on the list -- the Iain Pears -- but several recently-revieewd titles did come close.

For recent bestseller lists, go to previous lists.
For annual and older lists, see also the 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, , 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 , 2013, 2014 , and 2015 lists.

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